Media releases

View the latest media releases from City of Gold Coast. Scroll through the list below, or search by keyword or date range to find a particular news item. To stay up to date subscribe to our RSS feed for our latest news.

Enquiries from media should be directed to media@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 5581 7941. For interviews or comments from the Mayor, please contact Warwick Sinclair on wsinclair@goldcoast.qld.gov.au or phone 07 5581 5225.

E.g., Thursday, February 22, 2018
E.g., Thursday, February 22, 2018

Tuesday

1 August 2017

Nominate a local safety super hero

2.23pm

If you know a hard working individual or organisation striving to make our city safe, be sure to nominate them for a Safer Suburbs Award.

Mayor Tom Tate is calling on Gold Coasters to nominate an “everyday hero” for the biennial...

Nominate a local safety super hero photo

Friday

28 July 2017

Operation Stonefish Phase 2: Bring in the nets

11.50am

A netting campaign will start in the popular Evandale Lake to capture the elusive stonefish first sighted early this month.

The lake has been fenced and closed to the public since the sighting on 18 July. After an unsuccessful attempt to...

Operation Stonefish Phase 2: Bring in the nets photo

Thursday

27 July 2017

Gold Coasters choose their next light rail stop

11.30am

The light rail will head for Burleigh Heads, arriving at a new station adjacent Justins Park.                                  

Mayor Tom Tate and Divisional Councillor Pauline Young today...

Gold Coasters choose their next light rail stop photo

Wednesday

26 July 2017

World-best bike share scheme may be on the way

11.56am

An international expression of interest will encourage one of the world’s top bike share scheme operators to set up on the Gold Coast.

Mayor Tate said our city was ideal for a bike share scheme.

“We’ve got amazing weather, the terrain is...

World-best bike share scheme may be on the way photo

Thursday

20 July 2017

Opening up green space for all to enjoy

11.24am

Mayor Tom Tate today met the City’s young ‘enviro and wildlife warriors’ at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens as part of the launch of the 2017-18 NaturallyGC program.

“Our youth are the future and to meet Patrick Brabant and Jasmine...

Opening up green space for all to enjoy photo

Tuesday

18 July 2017

Active & Healthy goes on-line to boost your fitness

1.36pm

The lives of locals are being transformed through the City’s Active & Healthy program – and it’s now available on-line. 

Offering a range of free or low-cost activities designed to enhance fitness, mental health and wellbeing, the program has already helped...

Active & Healthy goes on-line to boost your fitness photo

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